Namib Film was founded in 2000 and started with humble beginnings by scouting locations for visiting producers, and providing location logistics for various productions. From there onwards Namib Film has built itself from strength to strength with a vast array of productions through our door. Namib Film is the Namibian based company that has facilitated Hollywood studio films, and also proved to be the facilitator of choice for major Bollywood productions that pass through Namibia.
Namib Film is dedicated to bridging the gap between Namibia and the international filmmaker by providing exceptional experience and infrastructure to offer a quality service to productions of any size and magnitude.
Another defining strength that Namib Film possess is its high standard of local knowledge, together with service delivery standards and experience that match and rival international companies; Namib Film thereby provides the whole package, from visually spectacular locations to professional and experienced production service & support. As our slogan states: “Never underestimate the advantage of local knowledge”.
Production Services provided by Namib Film includes:
Payroll, Accounting, VAT reconciliation & reclaim services (Tax Incentive: 15% VAT return on qualifying Namibian expenditure)
Filming permission and Work permits
Production office space and Warehouses
Set construction, Props, Fabrication, Wardrobe, etc.
Equipment rental & Aviation
Location management & Unit support
Animals and Wranglers
Location rehabilitation (MET approved)
We will offer you a team that will be dedicated to your production,
according to your needs and the scale of the production, by working on a
3 tier basis:
Commercial Division, which includes:
- Feature Films
- Music Videos
- Still Shoots
Local Production Division which deals with local Namibian productions of all genres, including:
- Local Commercials
- Local Music Videos
- Corporate Videos
- Local Documentaries
Our sister company Magic Touch Films is the dedicated department in the IMWE Namibia Holdings Group which is assigned to our Television & Documentary Division, including:
- Television Series
- Reality Television
- Live Broadcasts
- Documentaries - Wildlife, Natural History & Human Interest
20th Century Fox, ZDF, Yash Rai Films, BBC, CNN, Endemol, ITV, Passion Pictures, McKenzie Rudolphe Film Services, Base Camp Films, Big Banana Films, Cinergy, Egg Films, High Noon Entertainment, Velocity Films, Tigress Productions, Cape Town Productions, Moonlighting Film Production Services, Icon Films